TAG: Kids & Families

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives

Occurs on the second Sunday of every month. Next Occurs on Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 10:00am.

Foxy and Shmoxy- two smart, witty, and hilarious foxes inspired by the Fox Games artwork, are ready to strike out on their own and solve art mysteries in the galleries. More

Cuentos del Arte

Cuentos del Arte

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month. Next Occurs on Saturday, August 6, 2016.

Every Free First Saturday, listen to cuentistas tell the tales of artworks during the storytelling program, Cuentos del Arte.

Stories para todos—for everyone—happen at 11 am and 1 pm. More

CelebrARTE on Free First Saturdays

CelebrARTE on Free First Saturdays

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month. Next Occurs on Saturday, August 6, 2016.

Celebrate your creativity and cultura on the Free First Saturday each month with bilingual activities for toda la familia. General admission is free. More

Blue Ribbon Arts Initiative Art Showcase

Youth Artists on the Spectrum: A Celebration of Neurodiversity

Art Showcase at the DAM
Friday, August 26, 2016Sunday, October 2, 2016.

Youth Artists on the Spectrum: A Celebration of Neurodiversity showcases artwork by Blue Ribbon Arts Initiative (BRAI) artists and celebrates the creativity of children with autism spectrum disorder. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Family in gallery on a low sensory morning.

Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 8:30am10:00am.

For individuals and families who prefer a quiet, less sensory-stimulating environment we offer our Low Sensory Morning event on select Saturday mornings, before public hours. More

Ribbon Band Activity, Move with Color Create-n-Take

Move With Color

Occurs every day the museum is open through September 18, 2016. Next Occurs on Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:00am2:00pm.

Join us from 11 am–2 pm every day the museum is open at the Activity Cart outside on Martin Plaza for dance-inspired fun!

Make your own wearable ribbon band Create-n-Take project called Move with Color. More

Free First Dance on the Plaza 

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join us for a plaza-wide dance spectacular featuring twenty different dance groups!

Performance Schedule for Free First Saturday, August 6 (subject to change)

Near Scottish Angus Cow & Calf More

Free First Dance on the Plaza

Free First Dance on the Plaza

Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join us for a dance spectacular featuring twenty different dance groups on four stages!

Performance Schedule for Free First Saturday, July 2

Near Scottish Angus Cow & Calf More

Student Art Showcase

Denver Public Library Student Art Showcase at the DAM

Wednesday, May 18, 2016Thursday, June 2, 2016.

The Plaza Programs at the Denver Public Library partner with the Denver Art Museum to bring art projects related to the museum’s collections to the immigrant communities at five local library branches—Gonzalez, Hadley, Hampden, Montbello, and Ross Barnum—to lift the voice of Denver's diverse communities.

Art plays an important role in the lives of children, their families, and their communities and their creations of self-expression and imagination echo the immigrant experience across generations. More

Colorado Scholastic Art Awards Showcase

Colorado Scholastic Art Awards Showcase

Thursday, March 24, 2016Friday, April 15, 2016.

By showcasing the artwork of students, the Denver Art Museum places value not only on these creative young artists but also the hard work and impact of their dedicated teachers. The Colorado Scholastic Art Awards Showcase highlights a selection of artworks created by 7th –12th grade students in Colorado.

All works showcased at the DAM received gold or silver keys, or an honorable mention in the Scholastic Art Awards competition. More

Student Art Showcase

Denver Public School Elementary Student Art Showcase

Thursday, April 21, 2016Sunday, May 15, 2016.

The DPS Elementary Student Art Showcase highlights artwork from over 40 DPS schools. More

Create Playdate: Glide

Create Playdate: Glide

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 10:00am2:00pm.

Drop in with your little ones, aged 3 to 5, to create art, read stories, and play art games. More

Create Playdate: Swish

Create Playdate: Swish

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:00am2:00pm.

Drop in with your little ones, aged 3 to 5, to create art, read stories, and play art games. More

Create Playdate: Shadow

Create Playdate: Shadow

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:00am1:00pm.

Drop in with your little ones, aged 3 to 5, to create art, read stories, and play art games. More

Create Playdate story and art activity for toddlers at the Denver Art Museum

Create Playdate: Clash

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 10:00am1:00pm.

Drop in with your little ones, aged 3 to 5, to create art, read stories, play art games, and see an opera performance by Central City Opera’s Ensemble Artists based on May’s theme of “Clash.” More

2016 Kids Summer Camps and Classes

2016 Kids Summer Camps and Classes

Tuesday, February 9, 2016Friday, August 12, 2016.

Kids ages 4-11 can explore the museum and engage in hands-on learning and artmaking at our summer camps and classes. More

Families and kids playing with art-inspired costumes in the Just For Fun Center.

Spring Break: Brave and Bold

Saturday, March 19, 2016Sunday, April 3, 2016.

Spring Break at the Denver Art Museum means fun for the whole family! The Paint Studio, Create-n-Takes, and Backpack Cart will be open every day. More

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